Northwest Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northwest Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the northwest, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy rain with medium chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Issued Tue 19:00 EST

Northwest Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Thunderstorms
25 34 90% 5-10mm Nil ENE 18 83 E 14 65
Thunderstorms
24 32 90% 10-20mm Nil NE 22 77 NE 19 66
Possible shower
26 33 90% 40-80mm Nil NE 21 80 NE 19 69
Possible shower
24 34 90% 10-20mm Nil ENE 16 82 NE 14 68
Thunderstorms
24 32 90% 10-20mm Nil ENE 18 76 ENE 16 66
Thunderstorms
25 31 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
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